Ashley is an a IRNE Award winning, Broadway World Award Winning, KCCTF Award Winning and Helen Hayes Nominated choreographer, director and performer. She is a proud graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and the Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance in Austria.
As a performer, Ashley splits her time between the concert, commercial and musical theater worlds. Favorite performances include music videos for Justin Bieber and Mariah Carey, concerts with Ne-Yo, Lady Sovereign, Shakira, Shangela and events for X-Box, Wii, Rite Aid, Bloomingdale's, Macy's, The American Heart Association, Bose Headphones, Ray-Ban, and Cirque du Soleil. Choreographic collaborations include work with Susan Marshall, Jill Johnson, William Forsythe, Andrea Miller, Sidra Bell and Andy Blankenbuehler. Musicals include An American in Paris, Newsies, West Side Story, Mary Poppins, A Funny Thing...Forum, and White Christmas.
Selected choreographic credits include Mystic Pizza (Engeman Theater), Stranger Sings: The Parody Musical (Off Broadway at the Players Theater, Winner of Broadway World’s “Best Off-Broadway Choreography Award”), The True and Unquestionable Account of Dr. Joseph Snodgrass (World Premiere, Players Club NYC), Dorothy Parker: The Musical (Off-Broadway), Once Uponzi Time (World Premiere, McCarter Theater), All Underdogs Go to Heaven (feature film with Brooke Shields), Techies (World Premiere, Winner of Kennedy Center CTF’s “Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Choreography” Award) and The Singularity Play (NYC Premiere).
When she is not performing or creating, Ashley teaches at LIU Post, Broadway Dance Center, Peridance Capezio Center and various dance conventions. She lives in Brooklyn with her partner and her puppy.